Stephen W. Barthold, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of
Veterinary Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
and Medical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of California, Davis
County Rd. 98 & Hutchison Dr.
Davis, CA 95616
Phone: (530) 752-7913
Dr. Barthold is a board-certified veterinary pathologist with expertise in experimental pathology of infectious disease, and pathology of laboratory animals, with special interest in mouse pathology. His laboratory is engaged in research on host-agent interactions during the course of persistent infections with Borrelia burgdorferi (the agent of Lyme disease),. His group utilizes mouse models and a multidisciplinary approach toward accomplishing its research aims, including molecular biology, microbiology, immunology and pathology.
Former Director, Center for Comparative Medicine
Member, School of Medicine Basic Sciences Council
Member, School of Veterinary Medicine Executive Committee
Member, School of Veterinary Medicine Academic Council
Member, Research Advisory Committee, California National Primate Research Center
UC Davis Comparative Pathology Graduate Group
UC Davis Microbiology Graduate Group
UC Davis Immunology Graduate Group
Director, NIH (RR-07038) Comparative Medical Science Training Program
Faculty of Discussants, C.L. Davis Foundation
Past Chair, Institute for Laboratory Animal Research Council, NRC
Member, Institute of Medicine, National Academies
Current Research Support
RO1 AI26815. Mouse Model of Lyme Borreliosis 07/01/88-11/30/12
RO1 AI073911. Humoral Responses to Lyme Borreliosis: A Mouse Model. 02/01/08-01/31013